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Software Library: MS-DOS Games
Jan 10, 2015
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This is not a review so much as an addition of information from the man who wrote, designed, and...

Developed by Sierra On-Line, Inc., Walt Disney Computer Software, Inc. Released 1986 Also For Amiga, Apple II, Atari ST, Commodore 64, TRS-80 CoCo Published by Sierra On-Line, Inc. Educational Math / Logic Perspective 3rd-person (Other) Genre Educational Misc Licensed Description Donald Duck's Playground won several awards from educational software magazines as best educational game of the year. In it, you are Donald, working to earn money, which you then spend to buy playground equipment for...

This is not a review so much as an addition of information from the man who wrote, designed, and...

Software Library: MS-DOS Games
Jun 9, 2016
software
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favorite 2
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Apr 27, 2001 Released Apr 27, 2001 Also For Android, Mainframe, Windows Pacing Real-Time Genre Adventure Gameplay Interactive Fiction / Text Adventure Perspective Text-based / Spreadsheet Narrative Detective / Mystery Interface Text Parser Description An early (late '70s) HP minicomputer text adventure game, this one begins with the player dropped off by a taxi outside the locked gate of an estate containing an eponymous mysterious mansion, at the end of an endless "hideous highway"....

Software Library: MS-DOS Games
Dec 10, 2015
software
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favorite 3
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Developed by Godly Games Released 1994 Also For Windows Published by Godly Games Pacing Turn-based Genre Educational, Puzzle Gameplay Board Game, Cards / Tiles, Mental training, Tile Matching Puzzle Educational Religion Perspective Top-down Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Christmas Matchup is a Christian-themed Concentration game about the Bible. The cards are images relating to stories of the Bible, which the game attempts to educate the player about. The game is identical to...

Classic TV uploaded by HappySwordsman
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An episode of 1950s US sitcom series "Private Secretary". This episode was originally broadcast on 1 April 1956 on CBS. This, however, is a syndication print under the title of "Susie", but it still runs the correct 26 minutes. The series starred Ann Sothern. This episode features a young Harry Shearer among the guest cast.
Topics: Classic TV, Television, 1950s, 50s, Fifties, Susie, Private Secretary, Sitcom, Comedy, Ann Sothern,...

Software Library: MS-DOS Games
Jul 16, 2015
software
eye 1,017
favorite 6
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Infocom, Inc. Developed by Infocom, Inc. Released 1987 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Amstrad PCW, Apple II, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, Commodore 64, Macintosh Published by Infocom, Inc. Gameplay Interactive Fiction / Text Adventure Genre Adventure Narrative Horror Description Despite a terrible snowstorm, a young G.U.E. Tech student travels to the school's computer lab to work on his grad paper. However, something strange has happened. The file containing the student's document has been partially...

Classic TV
Jan 7, 2019
movies
eye 5,039
favorite 7
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Miss Brooks and Mrs. Davis are both being stalked by a mysterious man with a black moustache. The stranger forces Connie to a TV studio where she's guest of honor on the Here is Your Past TV program. They bring on her "friends", all who are upset with her for various silly reasons. Most upset is Mr. Conklin who's suffering an allergic reaction to her puppy.
Topics: Our Miss Brooks, Classic TV, 1950s

Classic TV
Jan 7, 2019
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Mr. Conklin tries to publicize the school's mascot.
Topics: Our Miss Brooks, Classic TV, 1950s

Classic TV
Jan 7, 2019
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Mr. Conklin spends the morning locked in the cafeteria freezer when Miss Brooks unknowingly locks him in. Later, to show Mr. Boynton how "domestic" she is, Connie offers to cook dinner for him on his new stove. (Mrs. Davis immediately gets to work since Connie can't cook.) At Mr. Boynton's, Miss Brooks turns the stove on to heat the meal, not realizing that the appliance hasn't been properly lit. With a kitchen full of gas, Mr. Conklin wanders in looking for his tool kit. With the...
Topics: Our Miss Brooks, Classic TV, 1950s

Software Library: MS-DOS Games
Apr 15, 2016
software
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favorite 14
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Developed by Softie, Inc. Released 1989 Also For Commodore 64 Published by ShareData, Inc. Gameplay Game Show / Trivia / Quiz Genre Strategy/Tactics Misc Licensed Description If you've ever seen the game show you know what the game is like: Two families compete against each other and need to guess the five popular answers to questions like "Name today's top female singer". The amount of people (always a hundred total) who answered the same thing as the family equals the rewarded...

Software Library: MS-DOS Games
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Developed by Softie, Inc. Released 1988 Also For Apple II, Commodore 64 Published by GameTek, Inc. Gameplay Game Show / Trivia / Quiz Genre Strategy/Tactics Misc Licensed Description Super Password was a popular game show that ran from 1984-1989, and this game was adapted from that television program. Players give and receive clues to 5 Passwords which, when all are listed on the board, suggest the identity of the person, place, thing, event, phrase, etc., that is the Super Password. Each game...

Software Library: MS-DOS Games
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Developed by ICOM Simulations, Inc. Released 1988 Also For Amiga, Apple IIgs, Atari ST, Commodore 64, Macintosh, NES, Windows 3.x, Windows Mobile Published by Mindscape, Inc. Perspective 1st-person Genre Adventure Narrative Horror Description Another game using the graphical adventure interface found in Déjà Vu and Shadowgate , Uninvited comes with a "horror" theme. While driving on a lonely road at night, a strange figure blocks your vision causing you to swerve and crash your car....

Software Library: MS-DOS Games
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Developed by Softie, Inc. Released 1987 Also For Apple II, Coleco Adam, Commodore 64 Published by ShareData, Inc. Gameplay Game Show / Trivia / Quiz Genre Strategy/Tactics Misc Licensed Description This is the first Family Feud computer game based on the successful television game show. A few years later, Softie developed The All New Family Feud with more advanced graphics and music. Two families compete against each other or against a computer family, 5 people per family. Just like in the tv...

Software Library: MS-DOS Games
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Developed by Arcanum Computing Released 1987 Platform DOS Published by Arcanum Computing Official Site Mah Jongg Solitaire Perspective Top-down Genre Puzzle Gameplay Cards / Tiles, Tile Matching Puzzle Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Mah Jongg is a solitaire tile-matching game first invented on the computer in 1981. It can best be described as a memory & strategy puzzle game. The images on the tiles are from the 19th century Chinese game of Mah Jongg (a board game for four players)....

Software Library: MS-DOS Games
Nov 21, 2016
software
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favorite 38
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Developed by Infogrames Europe SA Released 1992 Platform DOS Published by Walt Disney Computer Software, Inc. Perspective 3rd-person (Other), Top-down Genre Educational Misc Licensed Description Disney's Beauty and the Beast: Be Our Guest is translation of the Disney movie Beauty and the Beast . Players solve simple puzzles playing as side characters with the aim of organizing a ball for Beauty and the Beast. The game is presented in colorful graphics and animations with a midi soundtrack. The...

Software Library: MS-DOS Games
Mar 23, 2018
software
eye 115,429
favorite 241
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Developed by Incredible Technologies, Inc. Released 1990 Also For Amiga, Apple II, Atari ST, Commodore 64 Published by Walt Disney Computer Software, Inc. Misc Licensed Perspective Behind view, Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform Visual 2D scrolling, Fixed / Flip-screen Description This game follows the adventures of Scrooge McDuck and his three nephews, Huey, Dewey and Louie. The aim of the game is shown in the introduction. Flintheart Glomgold challenges Scrooge to a competition to see...